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Category: Books, Comics & Magazines:Antiquarian & Collectable
The Children of Hurin by J.R.R. Tolkien, edited by Christopher Tolkien, illustrated by Alan Lee. First deluxe edition, first impression, published by Harpercollins in 2007. Signed and dated by Alan Lee to the title page. Also comes with a Heffers bookshop events flyer which features the signing event, with the event date matching the date of the signature. Heffers is a historic bookshop based in Cambridge. A beautiful edition featuring 8 full page colour illustrations, plus 25 black and white illustrations in the text, with a fold out map of Beleriand and a silk ribbon page marker. The book has gilt decoration to the front and back covers, plus gilt lettering to the spine. The slipcase also has stamped decoration to the front. Near fine condition, just the slightest bump to one corner at the top of the spine. More or less like new. Will be carefully bubblewrapped and packed in a box. Please see my other listings for more Tolkien books. Thanks for looking.